Democracy in America Town Hall Meeting

Before the discussion, Mr. Drescher and Ms. Kraitchman provided background on Tocqueville and the discussions in Pittsburgh and… read more

Before the discussion, Mr. Drescher and Ms. Kraitchman provided background on Tocqueville and the discussions in Pittsburgh and took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail. Members of the Vintage Retirement Community, Ellis School students and others discussed Tocqueville’s trip through the United States in 1831-32 and his observations about America in his book, Democracy in America. This was the conclusion of a series of Tocqueville discussion sessions at the Vintage Retirement Community. Professor Johnson portrayed Alexis de Tocqueville during the discussion. After the discussion, several participants took audience calls, faxes and electronic mail. close

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Democracy in America Town Hall Meeting

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Program ID:
95485-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Nov 25, 1997
Last Aired:
Oct 17, 2007

Airing Details

  • Nov 25, 1997 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1997 | 12:20am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 29, 1997 | 1:39pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1997 | 11:57am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 2001 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2001 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2001 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2007 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 17, 2007 | 5:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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